The General Congregation 36 of the Society of Jesus will convene in Rome on October 2nd. Its purpose is to elect the next Superior General for the Society and respond to postulata put forth from different Provinces. More than 200 delegates from around the world will attend, including all 9 Jesuit provincials from the US and Canada and five delegates from our USA Northeast Province. If you are interested, you can find bios for all US and Canada delegates by clicking here.
The Jesuit Conference has put together many resources to help make the Congregation accessible to your communities. You can find all of them by clicking here. Specifically, we hope to draw your attention to the Prayer for GC 36 and the option to sign up for a daily newsletter from GC 36.